5 Books for Expecting Parents

Monday, March 5, 2018

During parenthood and pregnancy, advice is plentiful. To help sort through the deluge of information, the OBGYNs at The Oregon Clinic offer 5 book recommendations for expecting parents.

Common Sense Pregnancy: Navigating a Healthy Pregnancy and Birth for Mother and Baby

by Jeanne Faulkner

Mindful Birthing: Training the Mind, Body, and Heart for Childbirth and Beyond

by Nancy Bardacke

The Birth Partner: A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Doulas, and All Other Labor Companions

by Penny Simkin

The Mocha Manual to a Fabulous Pregnancy

by Kimberly Seals Allers

The Essential Guide to Lesbian Conception, Pregnancy, and Birth Paperback

by Kim Toevs and Stephanie Brill

Compassionate Care at Every Stage of Life

The OBGYNs at The Oregon Clinic are a caring group of medical professionals committed to the health and well-being of our patients. From puberty to menopause, we work with patients to diagnose and manage of a wide range of gynecological and obstetric issues. We are highly trained and deeply compassionate caregivers, who partner with patients to create personalized healthcare solutions.

Welcoming All Patients

We strive to nurture and empower our patients to help them make informed decisions about their gynecological and obstetric care. Our providers are welcoming new patients and are committed to providing full-spectrum care to any and all people seeking OBGYN services. 


Call one of our locations for more information or to schedule an appointment. Appointments can also be requested online.

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Portland, OR 97227
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Portland, OR 97213
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5050 NE Hoyt Suite 362
Portland, OR 97213
Phone: (503) 239-6800
Fax: (503) 239-0006